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  • projector (Toshiba TLP670U): contact Laurie Liles ...
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  • IR lab (/kroot): contact Matthew Barczys or Jason Weiss ...
  • MacOS:
  • Setup Notes for new "OS X" laptops or upgrades to Tiger (under construction).
  • SSHFS setup for mounting remote filesystems on the Mac OS X.
  • Configuring printers on a Mac
  • Useful external links: Mac Singularity Wiki and Urania
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  • answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ)
  • special instructions for using AIPS, anonymous FTP, IDL, IRAF, and StarOffice
  • introduction to the ``new'' SunOS environment
  • explanation of home directory quotas
  • software tutorials written by users for users
  • instructions for remote observing room

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